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Henri-Frederic Amiel on Thinking

Swiss philosopher and poet Henri-Frédéric Amiel writes on the revealing power of thought in this week's Thought on Thinking. Posted on 11 June 2014 | 10:31 am

Geography is not Destiny

How are we to explain the formation and collapse of the world’s great empires in the sweep of human history? And what might the fates of past civilizations suggest about the global political scene in the present and future? Such questions are the focus of Robert D. Kaplan’s recent book, The Revenge of Geography (2012),…Read more Geography is not Destiny Posted on 5 February 2013 | 2:37 pm